Hands on Kitchen & herbs Garden for a Backpacker's hostel. Uttarakhand State, India

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    19/09/2019

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  • Description

    Description

    The project is a backpackers hostel cum a skill exchange center located in Uttarakhand INDIA. The idea is the generation of nature lovers, sustainable community of architects, artists, farmers & mountaineers who came together to
    develop this place with an idea of developing a place where the only sounds you here are from nature.
    The farm and hostel may get help from you in many ways as in management, marketing, farming, gardening, growing organic food and much more that you may suggest us.
    A workawayer will get to interact with forests, local irrigation systems, milk lynching, farming, hostel running, and management.

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Gardening
    Building
    General Maintenance
    Cooking / shopping
    Farmstay
    Help with Eco project
    Help in the house
    Animal care
    Art project
    Teaching

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Workawayers will get to know and integrate to the local culture through the typical foods of the area, the history, the natural surroundings, rivers, and nearby mountains, birds and to attend and learn from local cultural events such as yoga, meditation, handicrafts and fairs, farming.

    They will have the opportunity to watch and explore village games, lifestyle, activities like farming with tubewell water, visiting old Ayurveda school, learn how to make jaggery, corns and various other activities.
    Also, they will learn processes like jaggery, Ayurveda, kettle farming, dairy, upcycling. we are located into the woods of Shivalik mountain range and one can explore the native living around the house.
    Other than farming workawayers will get to learn how to manage a hostel and host people and cook local Indian cuisines.

  • Help

    Help

    organic farming for locally grown veggies.
    Cooking for self and other volunteers/shopping for the Hostel
    management of the property
    Help with Eco project and mud architecture
    Help in bamboo construction workshops
    Media marketing
    painting, graffiti, DIY
    Helping with Tourists
    Art project
    Teaching

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    Hindi, English, Punjabi

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Shared hostel dorms with communtiy space & a kitchen to cook.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    In the off time, Volunteers can explore the beautiful trails around. Also, they may explore nearby forest areas around. various beautiful hikes are also around to explore.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    Two

  • ...

    Hours expected

    Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 4 days a week


Host ref number: 975252411537